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Thornberries Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$, British,
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
+44 161 643 8880
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“family meal” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well after finally being run into the ground by a bad landlord it is now shut it was only a matter of time feel sorry for the staff who worked hard hope the next landlord knows what they are doing.

5  Thank joe n
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a Saturday teatime Sat us at a table that was so dark we asked to move ...no bulbs in ceiling lights or wall lamp Meal was ok We had a coupon for half price Wouldn’t rush back ... better places to go but...More

1  Thank janegartside
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Just had a superb lunch in thornberries beautiful fresh Greek salad,bruschetta and pate.Matched any city centre meal.Very reasonably priced too.

Thank Wdmonds
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We called in for a quiet drink, ordered my usual Prosecco only to be told that the draft was off as the order hadn't come in, when i asked for a glass out of a bottle I was told I couldn't have one!! The reason...More

Thank Casswarbs
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times over the years. The food is always really good but is more expensive than you would expect to pay in a pub. The pizza is cooked in a traditional pizza oven and is yummy but we have been a couple...More

Thank beznburt
Jennifer S, Owner at Thornberries Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi thank you for your review, we are now back up and running with the pizza and I'd like to offer you a free pizza next time your in.

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Called in for lunch. It was very quiet so was surprised when the waitress got the order wrong and the length of time it took for the food to arrive. That being said the food was OK but nothing special. Needs a bit more proffessionalism.More

2  Thank StanleyBumfluff1
Jennifer S, Owner at Thornberries Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

I apologise for the waitress getting your order wrong and the length of time you waited for your food. I appericate your feedback and I will be looking into them being more efficient and professional in their approach with customers. Also yesterday was Monday and...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

After receiving my overpriced pint, was flat. Had to argue with the bar manager to have it changed. Got told " won't be changing another one, if it's flat tough!" Terrible attitude. Will be staying away.

2  Thank Middletonman
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I've been several times now both with mates and kids. It's been between 13:00-15:00 and always plenty of seats. Service good and no complaints about the food or drink. Good offer on the 2 4 1 which I tend to get. Overall it's worth a...More

Thank Mrcpphotography
Reviewed 17 March 2017

3 friends arrived just before 7.30 ( I knew they stopped serving food at 8pm). Asked for a table and was told when they checked with the chef that he was busy so they wouldn't give us a table. Never been refused a table at...More

2  Thank Jean M
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Good choice of food, pleasant surroundings & helpful staff made the whole afternoon a very enjoyable experience. Will definitely be back.

Thank Cheryl F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Bar, British, Gastropub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 643 8880
  • E-mail
We are a restaurant and bar serving good quality food and drinks. Our food is freshly made on site, we have a stone-base pizza oven serving freshly made pizza to order. We also serve quality beer and wine. We have friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We cater for any functions and also have live artist on.
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